Summer Semester 2015
Catch up, get ahead, make the most of your summer.
Commencement Weekend 2015 is May 9-10.
SU's Zimride ridesharing program open to ESF students, connecting potential drivers and passengers and making carpooling easier.
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U.S. Army Sergeant William Shemin, an alumnus of the then-New York State College of Forestry and the Ranger School, will be awarded the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama June 2.
A cartwheeling spider, a bird-like dinosaur and a fish that wriggles around on the sea floor to create a circular nesting site are among the species identified by ESF as the Top 10 New Species for 2015.
"I like that jazz music is a spontaneous expression that exercises a different portion of the mind not usually a part of a scientific curriculum," said Andrew Stillman.
ESF's Honorary Degree recipient, Dr. Kathleen Dean Moore, encouraged the Class of 2015 during her Commencement address, telling the graduates they are part of a pivotal time in the planet's history and that they have the education and "the wild roaring imagination" to take on the work that needs to be done.
The beginning of the end of the fossil fuel era takes center stage in Dr. Jack Manno's latest book, "Ending the Fossil Fuel Era." A book release party will be held 7 p.m., May 18 at ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Ave., Syracuse.
Some 500 graduates received their ESF degrees Saturday, May 9, including one whose bubbly enthusiasm as an incoming freshman was captured by a local TV station the day she arrived on campus.
Scores of young transgenic American chestnut trees developed at ESF will take root this spring across New York state, representing one more step in the restoration of a once-dominant species that has virtually vanished from the landscape.
Featured Student Events
New Student Ice Cream Social
Sunday, August 30, 2015, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm. Gateway Center Concourse.
Monday, August 31, 2015,
Last day to add a class
Tuesday, September 8, 2015,
Last day to drop a class
Friday, September 25, 2015,